Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Number Theory Seminar


Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Time: 4:00-5:30p.m.  Place: Jeffery Hall 422

Speaker: M. Ram Murty (Queen's University)

Title: SPECIAL VALUES OF MODULAR $L$-SERIES.

Abstract: We will discuss the Rankin-Selberg method as well as the analytic continuation of Eisenstein series that allows us to evaluate special values of modular $L$-series at critical point (in the sense of Deligne).